Rosberg came flying out of the gates in 2016 and won the season’s first four races. Tensions between the pair flared up again in Spain, where they crashed into each other on the opening lap. Hamilton responded with four wins out of the next five, resulting in an evenly-matched first half of the season with five wins each. … [Read more...] about Who would have won 10-race championships in F1’s hybrid era?
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Perez held off Vettel to claim his eighth career podium - his second at Baku - and his first points of the year to give Force India's season a major shot in the arm. … [Read more...] about Lewis Hamilton inherits victory in frenetic Azerbaijan F1 Grand Prix
The Ferrari was the better machine – or, at least in the hands of Fernando Alonso, scored better results. The Spaniard took three wins in one of the great F1 campaigns, including a charge from 11thon the grid in Valencia, and only narrowly lost to Red Bull’s Sebastian Vettel in the title race. … [Read more...] about Top 10: Ugliest race-winning F1 cars
"Until he arrived on the scene if you asked one of our juniors what they wanted to do in life most would have said, ‘be a Formula 1 driver.’ Now if you asked them, they’ll say ‘drive a V8 Supercar’ and a lot of that would be down to Scott. … [Read more...] about McLaughlin to make competitive karting return
"And for people to understand when we talk about bumpy tracks - bumps are not such a bad thing in some places, because it adds that character to a circuit - so I'm not a fan of completely smooth circuits. But this one is like massive, massive bumps. … [Read more...] about Hamilton struggled with “massive headache” from COTA bumps